[ August 16, 2013 to August 18, 2013. ]
It will be hot but this is the time of the year that Carolina Lily (Lilium michauxii) and Yellow Fringed Orchid (Platanthera ciliaris) are in flower and perhaps yellow fringeless orchid (Platanthera integra) and crested yellow orchid (Platanthera cristata). I and the Fort Polk crew will have located good spots for these plus other notable [...]
[ August 10, 2013; 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. August 24, 2013; 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. September 7, 2013; 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. September 14, 2013; 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – The Cane River Green Market is pleased to announce “After Market Market Days” to take place on the downtown riverbank in the Natchitoches Historic District starting August 10.
The CRGM After Market will operate on Saturdays between the spring and fall Cane River Green Market seasons. Dates for 2013 are August 10, August 24, [...]
[ August 10, 2013; ] The American Cancer Society is excited to announce Vegas Nights as the theme for the 2013 gala. This event is set for Saturday, August 10th at Paragon Casino Resort Ballroom in Marksville. This year’s gala is a fundraising event in an effort to make this cancer’s last century. Some of the events of the evening [...]
[ September 7, 2013; ] Running Man Registration Form About the Running Man: The Running Man is a fun run put on by Anytime Fitness to celebrate 5 years of promoting health in Cenla. The fun run/walk helps build awareness for healthy lifestyles and the excitement of participating in events outdoors. It will have obstacles including a colored chalk station, [...]
A new computer lab is officially dedicated today at the Camp Grant Walker 4H Camp. This will add another benefit to this sprawling camp, which services students from across the state. ABC 31′s Bennett Roland Junior reports.
KLAX ABC 31 News 8/1/13
[ August 24, 2013; 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ] Acclaimed as one of America’s Top Sleight of Hand Artist and manipulator of the human mind, David Magee’s talents have taken him around the world and right to Marksville, Louisiana. David has generously offered to hold a benefit show, with all proceeds benefiting St. Mary’s Residential Training School.
Please join us on August 24, 2013 at [...]
Alexandria, LA – Robert Harper, LSUA’s new Director of Theatre and Empty Space Players, has announced ESP’s 2013-2014 season, dedicated to the memory of longtime theatre director and community leader, Richard Gwartney. This musical season will include a production of The Fantasticks, the longest running musical in history, and close with Stephen Sondheim’s Tony Award-winning [...]
[ August 12, 2013 to August 16, 2013. ] You are invited! The Lilly Oncology on Canvas: Expressions of a Cancer Journey will be set up in the Rapides Cancer Center Lobby on Friday, Aug. 9 – and open to the public for viewing Aug. 12-16.
Lilly Oncology On Canvas: Expressions of a Cancer Journey is an art competition and exhibition that honors the journeys [...]
[ August 12, 2013; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] From 1:00 – 3:00 pm on Monday, August 12th, Eat Local and Business Acceleration System (BAS) program participants have the special opportunity to discuss the importance of local foods with Dr. Carrie Castille, Science Advisor and Associate Commissioner of the LA Department of Agriculture. Dr. Castille will be discussing methods of strengthening local foods economies [...]
[ August 10, 2013; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] Interested in growing and selling your own fruits and vegetables? This is your chance to learn the business side of urban farming, from the planting of a seed to packaging and selling what you grow. CLEDA’s Business Acceleration System program will begin hosting its FREE urban farming class on Saturday, August 10th at 9:00am at [...]